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Parenting Fear

Anxiety Mom vs. Adventure Kid

Cheryl Dumesnil | Posted 11.06.2013 | Parents
Cheryl Dumesnil

B-Man and K-Bird have developed a sense of confidence that I never had as a kid. In truth, I spent much of my childhood sitting on the metaphorical beach, worrying about sharks and seaweed monsters, while my friends dove gleefully into the waves. Not so for my kids.

Pregnant Pauses

Kaylee Scottaline | Posted 04.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Kaylee Scottaline

I want what every expecting parent wants: a healthy baby. And a great deal of that is 100 percent out of my control. That's a fear I could never have anticipated or fully understood until having to go through it.

WATCH: 6 Secrets Fearless Parents Know

Terri Cole | Posted 10.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Terri Cole

As parents, we are 100 percent responsible for what happens to our children. This awesome responsibility can be terrifying. There is a delicate balance that parents must strike: to inform and teach without paralyzing their children with fear.